North Patrol


For Emergency Service Call 9-1-1
For all Non-Emergency Call:
North County: 714-647-7000
South County: 949-770-6011


Lieutenant Robert Gunzel
(714) 647-4094

North Patrol provides police services for the 72,212 residents of unincorporated Orange County. These 36 County Islands are located adjacent to the cities of Anaheim, Costa Mesa, La Habra, Brea, Garden Grove, Newport Beach, Orange, Santa Ana, Tustin, and Placentia. Also included are the communities of Midway City, Emerald Bay, Rossmoor, and Silverado Canyon as well as the contract City of Villa Park. North Patrol deputies respond to over 40,000 calls for service each year.

Specialized Details Within North Patrol

Canine Services Section

Special Events

Contract police services are provided regularly for numerous special events including, but not limited to: 
  • OC Fair & Event Center
    • OC Fair (1.4 million attendees each year)
    • OC Marketplace (Weekly)
    • Fight Club OC
    • OC Marathon
    • Various events and festivals
  • County Parks
    • Various events and festivals
  • Holiday Deployments
    • Huntington Beach
    • Newport Beach
    • Emerald Bay/3 Arch Bay 
    • County Parks

Neighborhood Enhancement Team (NET)/ Gang Reduction Intervention Program (GRIP):

 
Specialized unit comprised of experienced, well trained deputies specifically directed to address the current enforcement needs of the community.

Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT):

 
Trained to secure crime scenes and contain suspects on major incidents, aiding the Special Weapons and Tactics Team